• Shady Rest Bed & Breakfast Takaka
  • Welcome to Shady Rest
  • Relax in your bedroom after exploring Golden Bay
  • Welcoming bedrooms
  • Beautiful Takaka bed & breakfast
  • Relaxing bathrooms at this luxury Takaka accommodation
  • Relax in front of a real fire at your Takaka bed & breakfast accommodation

Book With Us

Whether you are on a family holiday or business, you will be well looked after by your host, Mark.
For bookings or further information, phone us on:
(NZ) 03 525 9669 or
(Int'l) 0064 3 525 9669

Email: stay@shadyrest.co.nz


Welcome to Shady Rest

Fine Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Takaka, Golden Bay

Welcome to Shady Rest in beautiful, sunny Golden Bay, at the top of New Zealand's South Island.

Fresh fruit for breakfast
Start your day with fresh fruit for breakfast

If you are looking for boutique, luxury bed and breakfast accommodation in Takaka township, then this is the place for you.

Shady Rest is the hundred-year-old grand historic doctor's residence situated on Takaka’s main street, set back from the road amongst tall and beautiful native New Zealand trees.

Delicious Breakfast

We offer a generous continental breakfast with eggs cooked to suit your tastes, fresh fruit salad, yogurt, a selection of cereals, toast and condiments.

Cups of tea, relaxing ambience and the perfect base from which to explore Golden Bay’s friendly community and breathtaking natural beauty - everything you'd expect from a quality boutique luxury bed and breakfast accommodation.

Our Accommodation Offers:

  • Balcony
  • Full Kitchen Facilities

  • Private Garden
  • Private Spa Bath (in room)

  • Fireplace
  • Romantic Outdoor Bath

  • BBQ Area
  • Luxury Private Bathrooms

  • TV and DVD
  • Off Street Parking

  • Laundry Facilities
  • Pizza Oven

  • Tame Eels
  • Tea, Coffee, Sugar, etc

  • Phone Available
  • Free Wireless Broadband


Shady Rest's boutique luxury bed and breakfast accommodation features three Double En-Suite rooms and two Double Rooms – each with a private bathroom - as well as a cozy TV lounge and use of our fully equipped kitchen.

There is free wireless broadband internet in the shared lounge and dining room, ample off-street parking, riverside picnic area, guest BBQs, pizza oven and an open fire for the winter.

Room Rates

We offer a range of boutique luxury bed and breakfast accommodation from $100 to $230 per night.

Please contact us to check our off-season rates.

Some Lovely Words From Our Guests

"Was incredible! Thank you. "

Stefanio and Simone (Italy) January 2016

The Grand Room

The Grand Room

The Blue Room

Blue Room

The Green Room

Green Room

The TLC Room

TLC Room

The Spa Room

Spa Room

The Single Room

Spa Room

Shady Rest Boutique Luxury Bed & Breakfast Accommodation
139 Commercial Street
Takaka, Golden Bay
South Island
New Zealand


(NZ) 03 525 9669 or
(Int'l) 0064 3 525 9669
Email us

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